Francisco Goya
1746-1828, Spanish

From "La Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting)
1746-1828, Spanish

Etching with aquatint, image size 8 3/8 x 12 inches, "La Tauromaquia",1816 with blindstamp, sheet size 13 7/8 x 17 3/4 inches. From the 5th edition out of 8, printed in 1921 in an edition of 200. La Tauromaquia is Goya's series of 33 etchings depicting various elements of bullfighting.


The Knife Sharpener
1746-1828, Spanish

Etching after Goya, image size: 7 3/8 x 5 3/8 inches, plate size: 9 x 7 inches, plate signed l.c., pencil signed "W Wuernle" lower left

Painting

View of the Amalfi Coast

This is a vibrant original painting of a harbor on the Italian coast in the distinctive style of Augusto Corelli (1853-1910). Gouache on paper, 8 7/8 x 13 3/8 inches, c. 1890s, unsigned, framed. Although this painting is unsigned, the style, subject and palette strongly suggest the work of Augusto Corelli, an Italian artist known for his brilliantly colored scenes of Capri, Naples and the Amalfi Coast.

Print

Child with Violin
1886-1989, American

Color etching, image size 5 7/8 x 5 3/8 inches, c. 1920, pencil signed. Early in her career, Ryerson worked as a teacher in NYC, and many of her early works drew inspiration from the children she taught.

Drawing

Christmas Card     1944
1872- c.1950, American

Designed by the artist for the family's 1944 Christmas card, done on lightweight paper. It measures 7 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches. Dawes spent many years in the Marlboro, NH area drawing and painting the incredible natural beauty that surrounded him.